Okay, I guess technically my headline is a bit nonsensical. Trees take root, not treehouses.
But a mention this week in “Here’s News” from St. Louis Writers Guild along with a paragraph in this great Examiner article by Linda Austin provided some much-appreciated local press! Read all about it:
St. Louis businesses offer author publishing services
by Linda Austin
While many authors still dream of finding a traditional publisher, others are ready to take the reins in their own hands. The St. Louis Publishers Association provides support and resources to help these authors, as well as to help authors of any stripe learn to market their work. True self- or indie-publishing is not for everyone, however. New authors can be overwhelmed by the learning curve required to successfully publish on their own. Several St. Louis businesses have formed in recent years to provide these authors with one-stop shopping for the services they need to produce a professional-looking book.